Content
Young male archer shooting at outdoor range

Government seeks feedback from young people about how to improve youth services and activities

February 25th 2021
Vicky Sartain

DCMS is seeking views on how to prioritise and improve out-of-school support for young people – have your say!

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is reviewing the programmes and services it supports for young people outside of school. These include the National Citizen Service, youth clubs, youth volunteering opportunities and local sports/arts groups.

The Department wants to hear from as many young people and youth sector organisations as possible, so they can use your views to inform policy on support for young people, and therefore decide what to fund.

DCMS has already been working closely with youth sector organisations, sharing its engagement resources with their networks and young people. As a result they are gathering many opinions but are still seeking more!

Have your say

Want to share your thoughts and therefore shape policy? Visit the government website to find out more about sharing your views. There are individual questionnaires for young people who wish to participate and engagement packs for youth sector organisations.

Latest News

After-school archery club benefits from AGB participation project

22 Oct 2021
Vicky Sartain
Ninestiles Academy in Birmingham is part of Archery GB’s ongoing SportsAid-funded initiative, Project Rimaya, to promote the sport across ethnically diverse communities. Funding from the project has resulted in Ninestiles qualifying a staff member to be an archery instructor, helping to introduce the sport to a new generation.